Mid-Career Forklift Operator Salary (United States)

The average rate for a Mid-Career Forklift Operator is $12.64 per hour.
Mid-Career Forklift Operator Salary (?
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$21,316 - $64,000
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $35,492
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Mid-Career Forklift Operator Salary (?
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$9.68 - $17.41
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$21,316 - $64,000  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,504  
Profit Sharing
$145.44 - $5,152  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$20,677 - $41,364  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 24
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.68 - $17.41  
   
Overtime
$13.41 - $25.99  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,504  
   
Profit Sharing
$145.44 - $5,152  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$20,677 - $41,364  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 761
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Atlanta
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Houston
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Fort Worth
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National Average
$29,000
New York
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Memphis
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Forklift Operator Salaries

Safety Compliance
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Inventory Control
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Machine Operation
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Shipping
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National Average
$29,000

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
4%
female alumni
 
Male
96%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 69% dental benefits Dental: 56%
vision benefits Vision: 41% employee benefits None: 29%